Perpetual Bachelor Meets Southern Sweetheart

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It all starts with a Southern gentleman who recently moved. In an attempt to acclimate himself to the area and date some new ladies, he turned to eFlirt Expert's online dating help. While the Southern gent joined Match.com, Laurie recommended that he might also consider putting a profile up on Okcupid. He agreed and we got busy writing! Two eFlirt Expert profiles and two online dating sites later, our Southern gent started thinking that maybe he wanted a little bit more than just meeting new people. After several phone calls with Laurie, he had opened himself up to whatever may come from his dating life.

A few months later, he got a message that read: "I've never written to a guy before, but your profile was so compelling that I just had to say HI!" When they met up, drinks turned into dinner, which turned into talking all night.

"It's funny because in a lot of ways we are opposite. She is very sweet, makes friends with everyone, and very independent. I'm a bit edgy and sometimes abrasive, but we really compliment one another and laugh a lot when we are together," our Southern gent says. "I love how comfortable I feel around her and that we really connect on an emotional and physical level."

Since their first virtual meeting on Okcupid, they have spent a lot of time together including weekend trips for hikes and beach time.

The Southern gent adds, "I think that her and I have great long term potential and cant wait to see what the future brings. I'm so grateful for eFlirt Expert's help!"

The latest? Their engagement was announced on Good Morning America are now married! Congrats to the Southern Gent and his new lady. 

This article was originally published at eFlirt Expert, LLC
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Laurie Davis

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Laurie Davis is an online dating expert and the author of Love @ First Click: The Ultimate Guide to Online Dating. Her company, eFlirt Expert, helps singles navigate flirting and relationships via technology by writing their online dating profiles, decoding their dates’ text messages, managing their digital dating lives, and helping them transition to meaningful, offline relationships. Laurie was nominated Best Dating Coach in the 2013 and 2012 iDate Awards and her advice has been featured in over 200 international media outlets including The New York Times, Good Morning America, Forbes, Men’s Health and Elle. She is engaged to her tweetheart who she eFlirted with in 140 characters on Twitter. Connect with her on Twitter and Facebook!

Location: New York, NY
Credentials: Other
Specialties: Communication Problems, Dating/Being Single Support, LGBT Issues (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender)
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